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Entries in Editorial (12)

Tuesday
Aug282012

Notes from the CGA Meeting: Dr. Mary Jennings

[Ed. Note: Dr. Mary Jennings represents the 11th District (Washington, Idaho, Alaska, Montana and Oregon) on the ADA Council on Government Affairs. They meet in Washington, DC,  at the ADA office, twice a year. She is currently finishing her second year of a four-year term.
  
Our first meeting was tonight. We met the new Chief Dental Officer of The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare, Dr. Lynn Douglass Mouden.

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Friday
Aug172012

Legal News: Aiding or abetting

Alan Wicks, WSDA General CounselThere are a lot of rules which pertain to the practice of dentistry. Timely renewal of your own dental license is one of them. Less obvious, but very important, is to verify the valid existence and timely renewal of licenses for your associates and dental staff members.

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Wednesday
Jul252012

Covering the WDS Issue: Keeping you informed!

 

Being a strong-minded, independent lass, I am always surprised and delighted when someone does something thoughtful for me. It has come to my attention that some of us may have forgotten the thoughtful way WSDA has handled Washington Dental Services reduction in fees.

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Monday
Jun112012

Guest Editorial: Dr. John R. Liu

By Dr. John R. Liu, Managing Partner, Eastside Pediatric Dental Group

It has been over four months since we dropped out as members of Washington Dental Service. I have to admit, it has hurt our bottom line significantly as former patients choose to leave and seek dental care

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